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U.S. ITA Request for Advisory Committee Nominations

on December 15th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The International Trade Administration is requesting nominations for the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness. The Committee advises the Secretary of Commerce on the necessary elements of a comprehensive policy approach to supply chain competitiveness designed to support U.S. supply chains for goods and services in the domestic and global…

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Canada – U.S. RCC Request for Stakeholder Comments

on November 29th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

NAEGA is seeking member input on the Government of Canada’s call for suggestions for regulatory cooperation that supports participation in the Canada-U.S. Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC). Canadians, businesses, and stakeholders have been encouraged to submit suggestions for regulatory reconciliation and cooperation items for federal consideration. Suggestions for regulatory reconciliation should…

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NAPPO RSPM 9 Expert Group Nominations – Due November 17

on November 2nd, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

NAEGA members are invited to submit recommendations for individuals to serve on the North American Plant Protection Organization (NAPPO) new expert group! This group, pursuant to NAPPO’s 2018 workplan, will help revise the Regional Standard for Phytosanitary Measures (RPM) 9: Authorization of Laboratories for Phytosanitary Testing. Canada, the U.S., and…

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Questionnaire on global ePhyto solutions

on September 26th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

NAEGA members are invited to participate in an IPPC questionnaire for businesses, trade operators and global trade flow representatives on the adoption of electronic phytosanitary certificates. The aim of the survey is to gather information from the private sector to support and improve the IPPC-WTO ePhyto project (website here), as…

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USTR Comments on Russia, China and the NTE

on August 9th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking public comments on China and Russia’s obligations and implementation efforts in connection to their accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) and requesting assistance with identifying significant trade barriers for preparation of the annual National Trade Estimate report. Russia’s Implementation…

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CFIA Consultations for Canada-U.S. RCC

on July 10th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is seeking input from stakeholders for the development of new cooperation opportunities and prioritization of existing initiatives under the Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC). The purpose of this consultation is to provide an additional mechanism to seek stakeholder feedback on the prioritization of…

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U.S. APHIS Consultations on IPPC Activities

on July 10th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is accepting consultations on three draft specifications and 13 draft International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPM) from the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC). Draft Specifications: Revision of ISPM 12 Audit of phytosanitary context Supplement to ISPM 11 Draft ISMPs: 2017 Amendments to ISPM…

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Mexican Government NAFTA Consultations

on June 27th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Mexican Government is seeking industry, academic and citizen comments on trade priorities in a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Comments can be made on the Ministry of Economy website here. If you are interested in commenting on priorities for NAFTA, please contact Ryan or Gary. Comments…

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Canadian Government NAFTA Consultations

on June 13th, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Government of Canada is seeking public and industry comment on the renegotiation of the North American free trade agreement (NAFTA). The Government is interested in We are in hearing about what aspects or elements of NAFTA have worked well for Canadians and should remain as is and where changes…

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Market Access Program Unified Export Strategy

on June 1st, 2017 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

NAEGA is seeking member input as it develops its 2018 Market Access Program (MAP) Unified Export Strategy (UES). Over the past few years the MAP program has been vital for the execution of NAEGA’s mission and objectives. NAEGA’s UES lays out programming and policy priorities for 2018, and development of…

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